Google Stadia Details Revealed During Google Stadia Connect

The future is now.

Today Google hosted it's first ever Google Stadia Connect event where the revealed new details in regards to how Stadia will work and when we are going to be able to try it out ourselves.


Google Stadia is set to launch in November of this year and will cost $9.99 a month if you wish to only have access to the cloud gaming service and the free games that it provides you. A Founders Edition of the service will also be available for $129.99 that includes a Chromecast Ultra, three months of Stadia, the limited-edition Night Blue Google Stadia Controller and a 3 month Buddy Pass. Google Stadia controllers on their own will cost $69. A free version of the service called Stadia Base will be available in 2020 for those that already own a Chromecast and a controller and wish to simply purchase their games and play them on Stadia.


Let's take a look at the specs and games that were shown.


General requirements for Stadia are as follows:

10Mbps - 720p, 60 fps, Stereo

20Mbps - 1080p, 60 fps, 5.1 Surround Sound

35Mbps - 4K, 60 fps, 5.1 Surround Sound


Hardware requirements are as follows:

Desktop Computer or Laptop (via Chrome browser)

Mac - Requires macOS X 10.9 and higher

PC - Requires Windows 7 and higher

TV - Requires Google Chromecast, HDMI Port

Tablet - Requires Google Chrome

Phone - Google Pixel 3, Google Pixel 3a Supported at Launch with plans to expand to other phones over time)


And the following games will be available on the service:

Assassin's Creed Odyssey

Baldur's Gate 3

Borderlands 3

Darksiders Genesis

Destiny 2

Doom 2016

Doom Eternal

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Farming Simulator 19

Final Fantasy XV

Football Manager

Get Packed

GRID

Gylt

Just Dance

Metro Exodus

Mortal Kombat 11

NBA 2K

Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid

Rage 2

Samurai Shodown

The Elder Scrolls Online

Thumper

Tomb Raider Definitive Edition

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Breakpoint

Tom Clancy's The Division 2

Trials Rising

The Crew 2

Wolfenstein: Youngblood